Jan 18, 2013 12:00pm PST
when sick to head off what could be one of the worse flu seasons in years. john fowler. ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> thank you; john. >>> crews are at the scene of an accident. the driver is in the hospital. the accident stopped traffic shortly after 9:00 on old adobe road. the driver suffered moderate injuries and taken to santa rosa memorial hospital. no other vehicles were involved and the cause of the crash is under investigation. the truck is registered to a paving company called northwest engineering based in santa rosa. >>> they are hoping surveillance footage leads to a man who set a small fire at a redwood city elementary school. he set the fire in a garbage can on new year's eve and it spread to an adjacent garbage can and didn't spread to the school. the man is shown here and is believed to be between 17 and 22 years old and wearing a thin moustache and raiders cap with ear flaps. >>> a woman suffered burns after an apartment fire. the 81-year-old woman fell asleep while smoke ago cigarette in her living room last night. flames gutted the unit ever the apartment which is located
Jan 21, 2013 12:00pm PST
the day by attending services at st. john's church. and singer beyonce sang the national anthem following his speech. she sang the song at last four years ago at the inaugural ball. and those inaugurals are just getting underway and the inaugural committee is only toasting two just from hours ago and families. >>> our ken pritchett is also in the nation's capital and he will have live reports coming up on ktvu channel 2 news at 5:00 and at 6:00. back in the bay area repair work begins to repair the damaged tanker. they will begin the work tomorrow. the tanker hit the bay bridge earlier this month in early fog. it is said to take 4.5 months to complete and cost $4 million. >>> two gun buy back programs, but this time without the buying part, we will find out why cash is not being handed out today, tara? >> reporter: this is certainly not as big as the turnout they had with the buy back but there is a big barrel where folks are pulling up in their cars and the only difference is there is no cash to give people in exchange for their weapons. >> there you go. it is loaded. so far the money wa
Jan 16, 2013 12:00pm PST
suffered too much pain. >> reporter: a spokesman for house speaker john boehner tells me if the senate passes a bill, we will also take a look at that the national rifle association fighting back with a political advertisement mentioning the first daughters. >> are the president's kids more important than yours? protection for their kids and gun free zones for ours. >> reporter: white house spokesman carney is calling that ad repugnant and wowwardly. -- cowardly. attacking firearms and ignoring children is not a solution to the crisis we face as a nation. only honest law abiding gun owners will be affected and our children will remain vulnerable to more tragedy. reporting live in washington, jacqueline fell, ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you, jacqueline. >>> marin county's first ever gun buy back program was so popular, it ran out of money by early afternoon. people received $200 for semiautomatics and $100 for other guns. after the $40,000 pool ran out, people were given 0-day vouchers. a second buyback is scheduled for monday at the san rafael and mill valley police departments. >>>
Jan 17, 2013 12:00pm PST
is here. ktvu health and science editor john fouler is on his way right now to santa clara county where they've reported a death from the virus. the precautions being taken as a result. >>> thank you for trusting the news. we'll see you the next time news breaks. we're always here for you at ktvu.com and mobile ktvu.com.